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nus, naʊsnous

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  1. nousnoun

    common sense

    "she has great social nous"

    Synonyms:
    mind, head, psyche, brain

  2. mind, head, brain, psyche, nousnoun

    that which is responsible for one's thoughts and feelings; the seat of the faculty of reason

    "his mind wandered"; "I couldn't get his words out of my head"

    Synonyms:
    learning ability, idea, thinker, heading, promontory, psyche, school principal, wit, mind, head teacher, brainpower, intellect, question, mental capacity, fountainhead, encephalon, point, head, top dog, mentality, creative thinker, brain, headland, mastermind, brainiac, header, genius, headspring, foreland, pass, chief, headway, judgment, read/write head, judgement, drumhead, head word, forefront, capitulum, oral sex, principal, caput, straits, soul

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  1. List of paraphrases for "nous":

    we, us

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#9873wit
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#18597forefront
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#24420thinker
#32640mastermind
#40075headway
#46755headland
#55742promontory
#74954fountainhead
#77303brainiac
#96443caput
#96820brainpower
#130079foreland
#148370drumhead
#264407capitulum

How to use nous in a sentence?

  1. Charles de LEUSSE:

    We speak by the mouth ; lovers by the lips. (Nous parlons par la bouche ; Amoureux par les lèvres)

  2. Tom Enders:

    Nous sommes unis! (We are united!) We are all impacted by the tragic terror attacks in Paris. Our thoughts are with the victims, their families and all the people in Paris.

  3. Charles de LEUSSE:

    It was nice to kill time. But the time buries us before... (On a beau tuer le temps, - Il nous enterre avant)

  4. Charles de LEUSSE:

    We knit alone our life, before seeing by it our shroud. (Nous tricotons notre vie seule, Avant d'y voir notre linceul)

  5. Charles de LEUSSE:

    A posthumously, everyone loves us. (A titre posthume, - Tout le monde nous aime)


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